[Fab] Fwd: Liberated Replicator (MakerBot Replicator in portable 3D formats)
mprados at gmail.com
Thu Mar 29 15:17:54 PDT 2012
Cool, Miloh! Is your openscad material up somewhere we can try it out?
I'll try to get some orb swarm 3d printer / laser cutter materials together.
Thanks, every one, for putting up with my extemporaneous presentation.
Talking about it helped to clarify my ideas, and pointed out some areas
where I want to do some more research.
Maybe let's meet on this topic again in about a month. It might be
interesting to hear from someone designing physical objects in Blender and
Rhino (or similar tools that grew up as "computer graphics software") who
could provide a counterpoint about their best features as design tools.
On Thu, Mar 29, 2012 at 7:08 AM, miloh <froggytoad at gmail.com> wrote:
> I wouldnt have known what STEP was...
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> From: "Taylor Alexander" <tlalexander at gmail.com>
> Date: Mar 29, 2012 3:18 AM
> Subject: Liberated Replicator (MakerBot Replicator in portable 3D formats)
> To: <bay-area-reprap at googlegroups.com>
> So Jon was asking me for some non-solidworks formats for the MK7 extruder,
> which I got him the other day. Then today I noticed that the entire
> Replicator has been posted on Thingiverse in solidworks format, and someone
> was complaining that it wasn't a portable format.
> So I opened everything in solidworks and converted it to STEP, IGES, and
> If you don't have solidworks and want to examine the new Replicator, now
> you can. Since we have a lot of DIY types on the list, I thought you guys
> in particular would like to see it.
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